Tahoe, California

Fall in Lake Tahoe: Best Hikes to Soak Up the Colors

Fall in Lake Tahoe is as close to the perfect season as you can get, with warm daytime temperatures that are perfect for hiking and chilly...

Time to get the sunglasses out!

My Idea of Fun: A Dark and Smokey Mt. Whitney Hike

Join Tahoe Mountain Sports Ambassador, Rachel, as she hikes to the summit of Mt Whitney and talks about how to hike to Whitney's summit.

Echo Lakes

Lake Aloha – Hiking

Intro Lake Aloha is one of the most popular destinations for day hikers and overnight backpackers who want to explore the 63,000-acre...

Loosey wondering if she should wait for Liz to remove her pack or to just jump in yet another beautiful Desolation Wilderness lake.

Desolation Wilderness Overnighter

Follow along on a one night backpacking trip to Desolation Wilderness with TMS ambassador Mike Tebbutt and his crew of humans and dogs...

Mount Rose Summit

Mount Rose Summit – Trail Running

Intro Running to Lake Tahoe’s second highest summit is a great way to see some of the most impressive views of the Tahoe area while...

Oils have lots of great calories and pack a great punch for trimming your food weight.

Backcountry Nutrition – Part I

Planning for an adventure can be a stressful endeavor. Route planning, gear preparation, emergency precautions, and on top of that you have...

The Milk Bottle

Paying Homage to a Sierra Classic, the Thunderbolt to Sill Traverse

The Thunderbolt to Sill traverse is one of the most amazing and awe-inspiring adventures for any mountaineer headed to the High Sierra....

The author enjoying the views overlooking Lake Tahoe from the Mt. Rose area.

Camping 101 in the Truckee/Tahoe Area

This post comes from TMS Ambassador – Coral Taylor, an avid mountain biker, yogi, snowboarder and outdoor enthusiast living in Truckee,...


Salomon Speedcross 4 Review – Part 2 – The Men’s Version

Read about how the Salomon Speedcross 4 trail running shoes perform for an experienced high alpine trail runner in this post....

Salomon Speedcross 4s ready to plot their course!

Salomon Speedcross 4 Review – Part I – Ladies First

Read this review from TMS ambassador Coral Taylor about the Salomon Speedcross 4 trail running shoes...